Recent off of a Stanley Cup closing run for the primary time in his NHL profession, Shea Weber’s profession may very well be taking a tragic flip.
Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports activities reported Wednesday night time that the Canadiens will not be anticipated to guard captain Shea Weber for subsequent week’s Seattle Kraken enlargement draft.
Per Lavoie, Weber has points together with his thumb, foot, ankle and knee that’s anticipated to maintain him out of play for the whole thing of the 2021-22 season.
Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin should submit his checklist of protected gamers for the enlargement draft by Saturday however will not be anticipated to carry on to Weber, 35. Weber has 4 years left on his large 14-year contract.
Previous to the playoffs, the place he averaged 25:13 in ice time a recreation, Weber missed the ultimate eight video games of the common season with ligament injury in his left thumb. Weber had six factors within the playoffs, however many puzzled simply wholesome he was throughout the post-season. The newest information ought to provide a glimpse into what went mistaken for the group captain.